Pleasantdale Middle School

  • Pleasantdale Middle School serves 385 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Pleasantdale Middle School's student population of 385 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasantdale Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasantdale Middle School is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#271 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasantdale Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.480.32
This chart display the diversity score of Pleasantdale Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasantdale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasantdale SD 107 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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